Borderless collaboration and worldwide expertise.

We are a global network of leading independent law firms that provides our members with seamless legal solutions across numerous jurisdictions.

87 Countries
59 Member Firms
400 Offices
18,000 Lawyers
Legal Update, Member Firm News

Primeo Fund v HSBC: Cayman Islands: In an important judgment delivered on 13 June 2019, the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal (Beatson, Birt and Field JJA) dismissed the appeal brought by Primeo Fund (in Official Liquidation), a Madoff feeder fund, against the Grand Court judgment (Jones J) which had dismissed Primeo’s US$2 billion claim.

Legal Update

On June 17, 2019, the US Supreme Court issued a 7-2 decision in Gamble v. United States,1 reaffirming the Court's longstanding "separate sovereigns" doctrine under the Double Jeopardy Clause of the Fifth Amendment to the US Constitution.

Legal Update

The DIFC has enacted the DIFC Insolvency Law 2019 which repeals and replaces the Insolvency Law 2009. Together with the expanded and restated Insolvency Regulations 2019, the new insolvency regime will take full effect on 13 June 2019.


Visit Twitter

Upcoming Events

View All Events